Mattagami River - Gogama to Smooth Rock Falls

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Submitter & Author Information
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Trip Date : 
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Unknown
Additional Route Information
Distance: 
225 km
Duration: 
10 days
Loop Trip: 
No
Portage Information
No. of portages: 
10
Total Portage Distance: 
6760 m
Longest Portage: 
1600 m
Difficulty Ratings
River Travel: 
Intermediate
Lake Travel: 
Intermediate
Portaging: 
Moderate
Remoteness: 
Intermediate
Background Trip Info
Water Levels: 
Route Description
Technical Guide: 

Town of Gogama just off Hwy 144 between Sudbury and Timmins
Northeast through Minisinakwa Lake
P 30 m L around dam
P 1500 m R around a series of three rapids
North through Mattagami Lake
P 1400 m L around dam
North on Kenogamissi Lake
P 1500 m R around dam
North on Mattagami River through City of Timmins
North on Mattagami River
P 1600 m L around dam
North on Mattagami River
P 250 m L around dam / powerhouse
North on Mattagami River
P 135 m L around split rapids (Loon Rapids)
P 135 m L around Davis Rapids
P 185 m R around Yellow Falls
P 25 m centre of island in split rapids (Island Falls)
North on Mattagami River
Finish at town of Smooth Rock Falls on Hwy 11

Maps Required
Other Maps: 
41 P/NW Gogama 42 A/SW Timmins 42 A/NW Pamour 41 H/SW Smooth Rock Falls (Provincial Series maps)